Curtains come down on the 1st Qatar Asian Junior Tournament
14 Mar 2016
Ibrahim Al Khelaifi, Deputy Head of National Teams Committee of the Qatar Tennis Federation (QTF) and Sultan Khalfan, Director of the QTF Local Championships crowned the winners.

Qatar’s Rayyan Al Jefairi partnered with David Kyriakos of Australia to claim the title of boys doubles event.  In the final match, they defeated the Chinese duo of Thomas Gaontlant and Tin Chi Coup 6-2 7-5.  

In Boys singles event, David Kyriakos of Australia edged Jalal Sadeq of Lebanon 7-6 6-3 to claim the title.

On the other hand, the India duo of Alina Elizabeth Alex and Sania Masanda claimed the title girls doubles event meanwhile Vepasha Mehara of India won the singles title.

Organized by the QTF, the event featured the participation of 80 players from UAE, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Turkey, India, Australia, Lebanon and Qatar.

Ibrahim Al Khelaifi, Deputy Head of the National Teams Committee lauded the achievement of Rayyan Al Jefairi and wished him the best in the upcoming events.

"The QTF is keen to provide the Qatari players with opportunities to put our national team on the right track in order to improve their Asian ranking." Ibrahim Al Khelaifi said.